Jul 21, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalogue 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalogue Archived Catalogue

EGN 330 - Coastal Wave Mechanics

The course will examine the mechanics of water wave motion using linear and non-linear wave theories. Wave generation, forecasting and measurement will be examined. In addition, the course will cover wave propagation and transformation from offshore to the nearshore where waves interact with the bottom causing shoaling, breaking and initiating sediment movement.

Credit Hours: 3

Course Repeatability: Course may not be repeated. Maximum Repeatable Hours: 3

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